Category Archives: Rants

Ranting against general things

The Worst Holiday Ever

I’ve been away from the world of the blog for a pretty significant amount of time. Well, the longest time since I started writing Greg’s China anyway. To start with this was very much down to a standard lack of … Continue reading

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How to Cure a Cold

This past week I’ve been sick with a cold. It’s the season, I suppose. Everybody has been sniffling and coughing away for weeks now; it was only a matter of time before the fiendish virus latched its filthy paws on … Continue reading

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You’ll Have To Try Harder Than That…

Originally I had no idea what I was going to write about for this week’s blog, but then I struck gold by reading a news article about Beijing’s air quality. I assume that you are all aware of the horrendous … Continue reading

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How Not To Do Holidays

Let me be the first one to say that the holiday system in China is one of the most backward and ridiculous things I’ve ever had the misfortune of coming across. Out here, the amount of paid holiday days employees … Continue reading

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Stroke That Funky Leg Hair, White Boy

In my four year tenure in this country I’ve seen it all. I’ve been laughed at, pointed at, talked about, I’ve had my leg hair stroked by strangers, I get gawked at for being able to use chopsticks on an … Continue reading

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Changes

I’ve basically not been in the mood to blog for the majority of July. It’s hot, our air conditioner broke, I’ve been busy at work and a myriad of other bullshit that’s just made me want to do nothing with … Continue reading

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7 Day Working Week of Death

No week should ever have three Mondays. But that’s exactly what this week has, and I’m writing this particular blog post on Monday v1.2 because it pisses me the hell off. You see here, incredibly annoyingly, they utterly despise the … Continue reading

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